Day Zero: The Series


New air times on Tuff TV!

April 7, 2016
We've been moved from the late-nighter slot of 230am EST/PST Fridays on Tuff TV, to 9pm EST! However it's currently airing Saturday and Sundays at 8pm EST (check your local listings) or go to tufftv.com to stream it live!

This is great news for those who want to watch the show live, over-the-air :) Looking forward to the HD versions as well on the network, coming soon starting with test market areas (stay tuned for more info)! We are also the only drama series at the time of this writing for the network! We hope you enjoy getting in some Day Zero before going to bed this time! We hope it sticks this way for the remainder of the year.
 

Day Zero gets the Staff Pick treatment on IndieFlix!

October 14, 2015
The series is gaining steam on IndieFlix with its latest boost when IndieFlix chose Day Zero as a Staff Pick on their home site, indieflix.com! It will remain there for 2 weeks from today, October 14, 2015. Congratulations goes out to all those who worked so hard on our no-budget, award-winning indie show! :) We may be one of the only apocalyptic series that spans television's half hour slot anywhere in the world. Check it out now and don't forget to use the codes for a discount if you stay b...
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Day Zero playing on IndieFlix! Tuff TV now streaming live online!

August 23, 2015

Wanna know how to catch our show now that Blip is gone? Well, we have great news -- we're going to be featured on IndieFlix (which is also on Xbox Live, Roku, Amazon Kindle FireTV, etc.)! More info forthcoming, though it requires a subscription, however it's in HD and available 24/7. Here's the link to subscribe! .https://indieflix.com/indie-film-channels/web-series/day-zero/

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Day Zero no longer on blip.tv!

August 21, 2015
Blip has shut down its services to all content providers as of August 20, 2015! But we will have a new home soon, so stay tuned for more news :)

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"Day Zero" listed in TV Guide!

January 3, 2015
The series has been listed at tvguide.com! It's incomplete but it is there :)  To view the listing, go to: http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/day-zero/634159

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Day Zero featured in Standard-Examiner article!

December 23, 2014
Day Zero was featured recently in the Standard-Examiner Ogden newspaper! They interviewed series creator Cal Nguyen on his filmmaking and how faith has inspired him to produce the show's content as well as other projects in similar genres he's involved with. Check it out!

http://www.standard.net/Faith/2014/12/19/Film-television-show-producer-shares-gospel-message.html

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Day Zero picks up 3rd back-to-back award at Indie Gathering Film Festival!

July 12, 2014
Day Zero Episode 2x1: "Requiem"is being screened at the 19th Indie Gathering Film Fest in Hudson, OH at 6:05pm Saturday in Screening Room B. Stay for the award ceremony that Sunday where we will be picking up our 1st place award in the web episode competition, part of back-to-back wins 3 years in a row (for 2 different episodes before) from this festival! :) Here's more info: http://theindiegathering.com/page16.php

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DAY ZERO FEATURED IN NEW RESOURCE BOOK!

May 10, 2014
We think this is way cool! Here's our entry in the book "Internet Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy Television Series, 1998-2013"! Written by New Yorker Vincent Terrace who worked as a researcher for ABC television and is a TV historian who has written more than 30 books. To continue seeing the rest of our entry (among the other hundreds of series listed), you should buy it! There's a paperback version here: http://www.amazon.com/Internet-Science-Fiction-Television-1998-2013/dp/0786479930/r...

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Day Zero picks up 5 nominations in 3rd annual Filmed in Utah Awards!

February 1, 2014
UPDATE: We won for Best Cinematography!!

Congrats to all who worked on our season 2 premiere, "Requiem"!! We've been nominated as finalists in the following categories for best in a series in the 3rd annual Filmed in Utah awards show that will take place on March 29, 2014:

Best Director: Denver James Harward- Director / Cinematographer
Best Cinematographer: Denver James Harward
Best Editor: Cal L Nguyen
Best Series: Cal Nguyen for Day Zero - "Requiem"
Best Set Photography: Emily Ann Roth
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Day Zero Broadcast TV masters now online!

December 18, 2013
We've replaced all the episodes on blip.tv with the TV versions! So check them out now before we actually start airing on TV :)

http://blip.tv/dayzerotv


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Cal Nguyen has been acting since 1998, performing in commercials, infomercials, print modeling and Hollywood studio films such as "Bedazzled", starring Brendan Fraser and Elizabeth Hurley, "Just One Night" with Timothy Hutton, "Unaccompanied Minors" with Lewis Black and Wilmer Valderrama, and even television shows like "Nash Bridges", starring Don Johnson and Cheech Marin. He is recently hot off the 48 Hour Film Project "Voice", serving as the lead character "Steven Emory". Earlier, he was cast in a lead role as "Captain Le" in the short "Escape from Paper City", and then went on to film a supporting role as "Dr. Thomas" in "Pragmatic Repudiation". Known for being a prolific sound-alike (Bill Bixby in particular), he was selected to play the voice of "General Colin Powell" on the Loren Lambert feature, "Shades of Treason". Cal's breakthrough was when he booked a lead, co-star spot as "Jim Lecter" in the post-apocalyptic web TV series, "Day Zero", which, after buying the script rights last year, he became the creator of the show while continuing his role as Jim. The pilot episode earned him three filmmaker awards so far in 2012 alone, throughout the festival circuit. He has trained with some of the best coaches such as Richard Hatch of "Battlestar Galactica" fame, Glenn Morshower from "Transformers", Larry Silverberg (leading Meisner coach), casting director Jeff Johnson, and the prolific producer, director and actor, Lance Williams. Cal received other types of training and experience, being a distinguished Veteran of Gulf War II, and also serving in the Information Technology industry for over 16 years. http://imdb.me/calnguyen

 

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